(February 1956)

St. John, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
St. John Publishing Corp.
Brand:
St. John
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

["Hey, Costello, guess who?"] (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello
Reprints:

["A troubador is a Spanish bullfighter."] (Table of Contents)

Comedy Column / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

"Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories." Copyright, 1939, 1940, by Lewis & Fay Copeland. Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc."
On inside front cover.

The Far Far East (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello; Prince Hari-Kari; Sim Sam
Reprints:

Everybody Gives to Cancer (Table of Contents)

American Cancer Society / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Whitney Darrow, Jr. (signed)
Inks:
Whitney Darrow, Jr. (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Here comes the parade, and your Aunt Helen will miss it."] (Table of Contents)

Quips and Queries / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

"Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories." Copyright, 1939, 1940, by Lewis & Fay Copeland. Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc."

The Terrors of Turpentine (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello; Mr. Burlap
Reprints:

Lou Flies Off the Handle (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Lou Costello
Reprints:

Searchez La Femme! (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor; detective-mystery
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello; Clarissa Tippet; Mandy; Mr. Bodkins; Professor Abercrombie Tippet; Tommy Tippet
Reprints:

Polio Precautions (Table of Contents)

National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

["Willie, aged five, carries water for the chickens."] (Table of Contents)

Gag Bag / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

"Selections from "10,000 Jokes, Toasts, and Stories." Copyright, 1939, 1940, by Lewis & Fay Copeland. Published by Garden City Publishing Company, Inc."

Throwing the Bull (Table of Contents)

Abbott and Costello / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Bud Abbott; Lou Costello; Bull Curham; Dr. Syko
Reprints:

Prizes Given (Table of Contents)

The Funman / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

On inside back cover.

Kids! Be the First to Send for the New Plastic Kings Knights (Table of Contents)

Josely Company / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Hey, Costello, guess who?"]
    Abbott and Costello
  2. 1. ["A troubador is a Spanish bullfighter."]
    Comedy Column
  3. 2. The Far Far East
    Abbott and Costello
  4. 3. Everybody Gives to Cancer
    American Cancer Society
  5. 4. ["Here comes the parade, and your Aunt Helen will miss it."]
    Quips and Queries
  6. 5. The Terrors of Turpentine
    Abbott and Costello
  7. 6. Lou Flies Off the Handle
    Abbott and Costello
  8. 7. Searchez La Femme!
    Abbott and Costello
  9. 8. Polio Precautions
    National Foundation for Infantile Paralysis
  10. 9. ["Willie, aged five, carries water for the chickens."]
    Gag Bag
  11. 10. Throwing the Bull
    Abbott and Costello
  12. 11. Prizes Given
    The Funman
  13. 12. Kids! Be the First to Send for the New Plastic Kings Knights
    Josely Company
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Warren Zeigler
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jerry Hillegas